There are 5 ways to get from Stuttgart to Tübingen by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Tübingen. However, there are services departing from Degerloch ZOB and arriving at Tübingen Stadtgraben via Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Tübingen Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 min.
The distance between Stuttgart and Tübingen is 30 km. The road distance is 44.5 km.
The best way to get from Stuttgart to Tübingen without a car is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs .
The train from Stuttgart Hbf to Tübingen Hbf takes 1 h 1 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Stuttgart to Tübingen bus services, operated by Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS), depart from Degerloch ZOB station.
Stuttgart to Tübingen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.
The best way to get from Stuttgart to Tübingen is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 76 bus and line 828 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 27 min.
Stuttgart to Tübingen bus services, operated by Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS), arrive at Tübingen Stadtgraben station.
Stuttgart to Tübingen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Tübingen Hbf station.
What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Tübingen, Germany?
Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Stuttgart to Tübingen every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min. Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS) also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart to Tübingen via Bahnhof in around 2 h 27 min.
Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Tübingen Hbf
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 1 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $21 - $35
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Rideshare from Stuttgart to Tübingen
- Ave. Duration
- 51 min
- Estimated price
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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Tübingen is 44 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Stuttgart to Tübingen.
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